Dubbed as the “Isle of Enchantment”, Puerto Rico is an island in North America offering a glimpse of the Caribbean lifestyle. It is known for beautiful beaches and lush mountains, which you can visit no matter what time of the year it is. The country has year-round warm tropical weather, ranging from 21 to 26 degrees Celsius (69.8 to 78.8 degrees Fahrenheit).
When it comes to accommodation, there is no shortage of comfortable places to stay in Puerto Rico. If you have the budget for a luxurious vacation, check out this list of HomeAway and Vrbo vacation rentals and you might just find your ideal Puerto Rican home!
Located at a private and gated community at the Dorado Beach Resort, Villa Serena offers guests a luxurious vacation rental ideal for families and big groups. It has a range of facilities including pools, tennis courts, basketball courts, a soccer field, a gym, and a games room. Within the vicinity of the property, there is also a theme park and a golf course that guests can enjoy. Villa Serena has a total of five bedrooms, each equipped with a bathroom. It can accommodate up to 10 people at a time. Other amenities include a large kitchen, a spacious living room, and a gazebo. With cable TV and Wi-Fi you certainly won’t get bored, and onsite car parking is convenient for those with their own vehicle. Tired of cooking? You can even arrange to have your on personal chef! (Extra fees apply.)
Villa Serena at Dorado Beach Resort
Address: 100 Dorado, Dorado Del Mar Blvd, Dorado, PR 00646, Puerto Rico (see map)
Number of Guests: 10
Price: from 673 USD / night
Recommended for beach lovers, this two-bedroom apartment in Jobos Beach provides a cozy accommodation coupled with gorgeous views. It is suitable for up to five guests, with features such as an air-conditioning unit in each bedroom, a high-speed internet connection, cable TV, and a fully-equipped kitchen. The property is just a few steps away from Jobos Beach, known as a world-class surf beach. You can enjoy great beach views right from your balcony. The rental fee includes access to onsite amenities like the beachfront gazebos, large pool, sun decks, fitness center, and other sports facilities.
Isabela Apartment Rental - #12 Beachfront Apt: 2BR, 2BA @ Jobos Beach, Isabela Puerto Rico
Address: Jobos Beach, Isabela, Puerto Rico (see map)
Number of Guests: 5
Price: from 147 USD / night
Located within a golf course and near a beach, Villa Sofia Gabriela at Plantation Villa is ideal for luxury travellers looking for the perfect vacation experience and a blend of activities within easy reach. Included in the property’s features are three bedrooms and bathrooms, a modern kitchen complete with all necessary equipment, a dining area, a family room, and a private pool. If you’re bringing kids, this is also a great option since the resort can provide cribs and high chairs, and there is an onsite play area too. High speed internet is available for guests’ use, as well as cable television and air-conditioning. Parking is available. In case you want a special meal prepared for you, they have an on-call chef! (Extra charges apply.)
Villa Sofia Gabriela at Plantation Villa
Address: 500 Plantation Dr, Dorado 00646-1908, Puerto Rico (see map)
Number of Guests: 10
Price: from 561 USD / night
You’ll find a European-style accommodation in Puerto Rico at Manati World Point Inn’s luxury villa, located at the foot of the mountains. It provides an ideal backdrop for a tropical vacation, boasting well-designed marble floors and locally made artworks displayed on the walls. It has six rooms with one private bathroom each, as well as a flat-screen television, air conditioning, and essential toiletries. For great views, you can go to the villa’s wrap-around balcony. One of the rooms also has direct access to the pool. Parking is available, and pets are allowed for an additional fee. Do note that, at present, the owners live in the villa’s seventh bedroom, although they will keep out of your way and not impose on your vacation. The sleeping capacity of 16+ people makes this is a perfect choice for large families or groups of friends looking for that special place for a fun-filled getaway.
Manati World Point Inn Luxury Villa
Address: Puerto Rico, Manatí, PR 685 Km 2.2 (see map)
Number of Guests: 16+
Price: from 1,920 USD / night
Protected by a 24/7 security service, this penthouse in Arecibo is located in a gated oceanfront community with easy access to commercial establishments. It has facilities like pools, a kids’ playground, a fitness center, and a gazebo that is ideal for events and gatherings. The apartment, which has one master bedroom with an en suite bathroom and two smaller rooms, can accommodate four to six people. The en suite and separate bathroom are stocked with towels and toiletries. Other features include a fully equipped kitchen with a washer and dryer, cable TV, and a private rooftop terrace with gorgeous ocean views. The property is located on the fourth floor of the building, which can only be accessed using the stairs. It is therefore not suitable for people with mobility problems or for families with very young children. Pets are allowed for an additional fee.
Newly Renovated 3 Bedroom Ocean Front Condo
Address: Arecibo, Puerto Rico (see map)
Number of Guests: 6
Price: from 298 USD / night
Featuring a tropical ambiance, Costa Linda is located on the famous Isla Verde Avenue in San Juan, Puerto Rico. It provides a comfortable place to stay, including a relaxing bedroom with two queen-sized beds, a private bathroom, and a fully-equipped kitchen. With air-conditioning and a TV, the apartment has has parking available. From the room’s balcony, you can easily catch a glimpse of the great blue ocean. The property is near to the town’s nightlife center, with a wide selection of restaurants and shops. It’s the perfect choice for night owls who want to dance and party into the small hours of the morning. The beach is also just a few steps away, great for sleeping off the night before!
Address: San Juan, Puerto Rico (see map)
Number of Guests: 4
Price: from 275 USD / night
Filled with paintings and other exquisite works of art, this luxury condominium unit in Rio Grande is a great hideaway for creative souls. Six people can comfortably stay in this deluxe accommodation, which is perfect for golfers, mountaineers, and beach lovers. It has three bedrooms, four bathrooms, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a balcony with great views. The kitchen opens into the living area. Other amenities include a dishwasher, a wine cooler, a washer / dryer, a free wireless internet connection, television with cable access, and air-conditioning. Parking is available for two cars, and guests can use the hotel’s facilities, including two large swimming pools, one of which is solely for use of this condo and neighboring properties, a hot tub, a kids’ play area, and tennis courts. You’ll also find an assortment of bars and restaurants as well as a casino! If you want everything right at your fingertips, this place is ideal.
Artistic Condo @ Whyndham Rio Mar (Wyndham Rio Mar)
Address: 6000 Rio Mar Blvd, Río Grande, PR 00745 (see map)
Number of Guests: 6
Price: from 345 USD / night
Caribbean Luxury Apartments is located in Manati, a town dubbed as the “Athens of Puerto Rico.” If you want to be in the center of the local art scene, it would be an ideal place to stay. This one-bedroom apartment, which can accommodate two to three people, has air-conditioning, a wireless internet connection, and a TV. The property also features a fully equipped kitchen, a bathroom with toiletries, and separate living and dining areas. It is conveniently located in a complex of private residences with a parking space for your vehicle. There is also an open terrace where you can unwind while enjoying Puerto Rico’s nice climate. There are many places of interest within easy reach, including the pretty town of Ciales, Tortuguero Lagoon Natural Reserve, Cave Swallows, and the shopaholic’s delight of Barceloneta Premium Outlets.
CL 101 Caribbean Luxury Apartments PR
Address: Urb. EXT O'neill Calle 3 FF 128, Manatí, 00674, Puerto Rico (see map)
Number of Guests: 3
Price: from 85 USD / night
This luxury studio apartment in Carolina, Puerto Rico, can make your dream beach vacation possible. It is located just a few steps away from the sandy shores, and features a fully-equipped kitchenette, large closet, air-conditioning, flat-screen television, and private bathroom with towels. Other features of the apartment building include a private lobby, elevators, and a washer / dryer area. If you’re bringing your own vehicle or renting a car, there is a free parking space on the street right in front of the building.
Sea Studio Apartment
Address: Carolina, Puerto Rico (see map)
Number of Guests: 2
Price: from 83 USD / night
Stay right in the heart of Puerto Rico! This luxury one-bedroom apartment is situated in San Juan, the capital of the island. It has a queen-sized bed, a private bathroom, a modern kitchen, and two twin-sized sofa beds in the living room. Other amenities include a flat-screen television with cable channels, a wireless internet connection, and air-conditioning. The property has a designated parking space and there is a coin-operated washer / dryer within the building. It is just a 15-minute ride from San Juan Airport or a 10-minute drive from the historical heart of Old San Juan. Surrounded by a variety of dining and shopping options, as well as nightlife establishments, it is perfect for sightseeing and partying.
San Juan Luxe 1 Bedroom Apartment
Address: San Juan, Puerto Rico (see map)
Number of Guests: 4
Price: from 69 USD / night
Puerto Rico vacation rentals
Vacation rentals often give guests similar luxuries to a hotel and the comforts of home. Sometimes located in residential areas, such properties can provide a taste of what it’s like to live in the local community. Alternatively, those within resort complexes can provide a wide array of extra amenities to make your stay even more enjoyable. Whatever kind of holiday accommodation you’re seeking in Puerto Rico, you’re sure to find it with HomeAway and VRBO!
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